Selling rights short course - April 2021

News - Publishing Friday, 29th January 2021

Online course with Juliet Pickering, Lynette Owen, Diane Spivey

The next Selling Rights course will take place online on Thursday 15, Friday 16, Monday 19, and Tuesday 20 April (2pm-5.30pm). The tutors are Juliet Pickering of Blake Friedmann, consultant (and former Pearson copyright director) Lynette Owen, and consultant (and former Hachette contracts director) Diane Spivey. The course is run by the Institute of English Studies, School of Advanced Studies, University of London.

Topics covered include:

The rationale for selling rights
Maintaining databases of submissions and sales
Researching markets and identifying potential licensees
Building contacts
English language and translation rights
Newspaper deals
Non-print rights
Coeditions vs licensing
Electronic publishing

The cost is £300.

Contact: Institute of English Studies:

Further details here.

Register here.